A history of Western art / Laurie Schneider Adams.

Edition
  • 3rd ed.
Published
  • Boston, Mass. : McGraw Hill 2001
Physical description
xxi, 557 pages : illustrations (some color), color maps ; 28 cm
ISBN
  • 0072317175
  • 9780072317176
  • 0072431148
  • 9780072431148
Notes
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
  • System details: Minimum system requirements : 150 MHz or faster Macintosh Power Pc or Windows/ Pentium PC; 64 MB available RAM; 40 MB of hard disk space; Quick Time 4.1(included); 16-bit (thousands) color display; CD ROM drive; sound capability.
Contents
  • 1. Why do we study the history of art? -- 2. The language of art -- 3. Prehistoric Western Europe -- 4. The Ancient Near East -- 5. Ancient Egypt -- 6. The Aegean -- 7. The art of Ancient Greece -- 8. The art of the Etruscans -- 9. Ancient Rome -- 10. Early Christian and Byzantine art -- 11. The early Middle Ages -- 12. Romanesque art -- 13. Gothic art -- 14. Procursors of the Renaissance -- 15. The early Renaissance -- 16. The High Renaissance in Italy -- 17. Mannerism and the later sixteenth century in Italy -- 18. Sixteenth-century painting in Northern Europe -- 19. The Baroque style in Western Europe -- Rococo and the eighteenth century -- 21. Neoclassisicm: the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries -- 22. Romanticism: the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries -- 23. Nineteenth-century realism -- 24. Nineteenth-century Impressionism -- 25. Post-Impressionism and the late nineteenth century -- 26. The early twentieth century: Picasso, Fauvism, Expressionism, and Matisse -- 27. Cubism, Futurism, and related twentieth-century styles -- 28. Dada, Surrealism, social realism, regionalism, and abstraction -- 29. Abstract Expressionism -- 30. Pop Art, Op Art, and Minimalism -- 31. Innovation and continuity.
Related item
Genre
  • Bibliography
  • History.
  • Illustrated
  • text
Language
  • English

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